Dustin Silzer is the Lead Instructor, Consultant and Owner of Defence Lab Saskatoon SK Canada. He also remains an active Supervisor for one of the province’s largest private security & investigation firms. Duties during his long career within the industry have included Security, Investigation and Personal Protective Services. Mr. Silzer has also served as the Head of Security for Saskatoon’s largest nightclubs.
Mr. Silzer is a passionate and knowledgeable Instructor whom has been involved in the martial arts world through out his entire life. His passion for the study of and defences against violence has led him to be a Lead Instructor in Defence Lab – DNA Fight Science, PPCT Defensive Tactics Instructor, Associate Instructor in IFC – Integrated Fighting Concepts (Jeet-Kune-Do Filipino Martial arts & Integrated Grappling) & IFC ICE Edged Weapon Program Instructor under Mr. Troy Ostapiw, and Instructed Aikikai Aikido (Ni Dan Rank). He has developed the Women’s Combatives RBSD & Fitness 2.0 and the Rapid Response Ready Tactics courses for industry professionals.
He is a recognized Instructor in use of force, defensive tactics and self-defence by the Saskatchewan Ministry of Justice. A member of ILEETA -International Law Enforcement Educators & Trainers Association , as well as a Private Investigator & Security Guard Course provider. He has been responsible for developing and teaching courses and seminars to multiple government organizations, private security firms and public groups.